Posts Tagged ‘economic geography’

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    One Reason That Geography Matters

    Jan 5, 14 • 1057 Views • No Comments

    Have you ever looked closely at Japan and the United Kingdom? Described by geographer Jared Diamond in a fascinating podcast, they look remarkably similar. Today Japan and the British Isles are modern industrial societies.  Both are north/south archipelagos...  [read more]

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    Economic Geography or Location, Location

    Apr 16, 10 • 274 Views • No Comments

    Why, you may wonder, is an economist presenting a major address today at the Association of American Geographers? Looking back and looking forward, Paul Krugman’s speech provides the answer. Economic geography involves mathematical modeling and also...  [read more]